Child actor Riva Arora, who left everyone spell bound with her performance in Uri: The Surgical Strike, had taken a break from social media after she and mother Nisha Arora were brutally criticized by the audience for featuring in music videos alongside Karan Kundrra and Mika Singh. Not only was she seen romancing the older actor, but in the video she was seen visiting a bar-like setup.
She took to her social media handle to share beautiful pictures of herself. She was seen sitting in a chair, dressed in a sliver gown. While she was holding a rose in her hands, another rose was pinned just above her right ear. She captioned the post on Instagram, “Letting my smile be my autograph.” ALSO READ: Riva Arora’s Mother Nisha Arora LASHES OUT At Trolls For Criticising Her Daughter, ‘The Allegations On My Daughter's Age Are Completely False’
Fans were elated to see her back on social media after her brief hiatus. Many welcomed her with open arms and other expressed their curiosity over her disappearance. She currently enjoys a following of 9.4 million on Instagram.
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For the unversed, as soon as the music videos went viral, speculations suggested that the young actress was just 12-years-old and her mother had given her treatments to make her seem like a girl in her early 20s. After receiving backlash from the audience on letting her daughter feature in videos with much-older celebritiesRiva’s mother Nisha had expressed in a statement, “It’s unfortunate to see renowned publications are spreading false information about a young girl without any verifications. My daughter is currently in the 10th grade. She has been working in the industry for more than 13 years and has achieved everything with utmost integrity and perseverance.” ALSO READ: Mika Singh Gets BRUTALLY Trolled For Dancing With 12 Year Old Riva Arora; Netizens Say, 'These People Are Promoting Child Sexual Abuse'
A few weeks back, Nisha had yet again taken to social media to extend her apologies and requested the parents of all child actors to avoid doing such videos. She wrote, “I Nisha Arora tender my apology for the video I made for my daughter Riva Arora’s account where I used alcohol setup and which created so much problem and bad image in the society. I heartily believe being a actor and role model for the society we should portray good image in the society, I wanted to request all the child actors and their parents to avoid such kind of videos. I will take care in future and I have given a apology letter to the NCPCR and given them all the clarifications related to the issue.”
On the work front, Riva has featured in Bollywood movies like Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi and Bharat.
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